Posted by Anonymous on .
verify: cos(x)+sin(x)tan(x)=sec(x)

trig 
drwls,
Let's work on the left side of that possible identity.
cosx + sinx*tanx = cosx + sin^2x /cosx
= cosx + (1  cos^2x)/cosx
= cosx + 1/cosx  cosx = 1/cosx = secx
That agrees with the right side, so the identity is true.